Join me on 09 June at 16.00 hrs for a 90 minute online masterclass all about best practices for using information strategically. Knowing if, when… Read More »Information Overload: How Much is too Much on a Guided Tour?
THINKING ROUTINE OF THE WEEK: HEADLINES HEADLINES is a thinking routine that helps to capture the essence or heart of something being discussed. It is… Read More »Thinking Routine of the Week: Headlines
Routines are an important part of the guided tour experience. As you welcome guests or visitors at the start of a tour, you will take… Read More »How to Use Visible Thinking Routines on Guided Tours
When I am talking about Visible Thinking people often assume that I mean Visual Thinking, otherwise know as Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS). I thought here might be… Read More »Visual Thinking Strategies and Visible Thinking
When we talk about engagement in the museum, we are often referring to engaging young people, teenagers, non-traditional museum-goers and school groups. However, museums are… Read More »For the Joy of Learning: Adults, Museums and Thinking Routines
I was recently talking to a fellow museum docent about how they were given a 10 minute training on how to use thinking routines (from… Read More »More than a Strategy: Building a Culture of Thinking
By Lorna Cruickshanks I was recently lucky to have the opportunity to join the special edition two-day ‘Visible Thinking in the Museum’ training led by… Read More »Reflections on ‘Visible Thinking in the Mauritshuis’
When we think of play in the museum setting, we often think of science museums where children can experiment with scientific concepts through play,… Read More »Thinking Outside of the Box with Play in the Museum